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Global Methane Initiative Agriculture, Municipal Solid Waste and Municipal Wastewater Best Practices Workshop and Subcommittee Meetings

Agriculture

12–14 March 2014

Location: Florianópolis, Brazil

Event Details: The Global Methane Initiative (GMI), together with Fundação do Meio Ambiente (FATMA), hosted a best practices workshop on reducing methane emissions on 12-13 March 2014. The event consisted of several technical sessions discussing best practices and opportunities for recovery and mitigation of methane emissions in the Agriculture, Municipal Solid Waste, and Municipal Wastewater Treatment sectors.

Following the best practices workshop, GMI held a tri-sector subcommittee meeting (Agriculture, Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), and Municipal Wastewater Treatment) on 14 March 2014 at the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC). The tri-sector meeting began with a welcome from the University and included an update from the GMI Administrative Support Group (ASG), country updates from countries represented at the meeting, and dedicated sessions for each sector.

The subcommittee meetings focused on the following:

Agenda:

Minutes: View the final minutes (PDF, 16 pp, 158 KB) for the tri-sector subcommittee meeting.

Presentations:

Best Practices Workshop

Tri-Sector Subcommittee Meeting:

Opening

Partner Country Updates

Agriculture

Municipal Solid Waste

Municipal Wastewater

Industry Sector: Agriculture, Municipal Solid Waste, Wastewater

Event Resources

Anaerobic
Anaerobic Digester Policies and Incentives Report
(PDF, 2 MB, 13pp)
ASG
ASG Update
(PDF, 833 KB, 13pp)
final
final minutes
(PDF, 151 KB, 12pp)
Finnish
Finnish Policies and Incentives
(PDF, 2 MB, 21pp)
Agriculture Thumbnail
Global Methane Initiative Agriculture, Municipal Solid Waste and Municipal Wastewater Best Practices Workshop and Subcommittee Meetings Minutes
(PDF, 2 MB, 16pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Argentina)
(PDF, 2 MB, 16pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Bulgaria)
(PDF, 2 MB, 20pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Chile)
(PDF, 2 MB, 8pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Dominican Republic)
(PDF, 238 KB, 13pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Finland)
(PDF, 655 KB, 8pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (India)
(PDF, 61 KB, 5pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (Mexico)
(PDF, 563 KB, 21pp)
Partner
Partner Country Update (United States)
(PDF, 152 KB, 6pp)
Policies
Policies for Anaerobic Digestion in Europe
(PDF, 2 MB, 16pp)
Summary
Summary of Findings Anaerobic Digestion for MSW
(PDF, 2 MB, 20pp)
Welcome/
Welcome
(PDF, 52 KB, 1p)
Investigation
Investigation of Landfill Gas as a Transportation Fuel in Brazil
(PDF, 471.2 KB, 16pp)
Investigation
Investigation of Landfill Gas as a Transportation Fuel in Brazil
(PDF, 471.2 KB, 16pp)
Plataforma
Plataforma de Metanização de Resíduos Orgânicos – pMethar: Aplicação Digestão Anaeróbia Descentralizada e em Pequena Escala
(PDF, 6 MB, 30pp)

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